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Martin Torinus Torgerson
Birth: Nov. 7, 1875
Death: Jun. 12, 1939

Boxer Rebellion Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in Oleesen Norway, he served as a Gunner's Mate, 3rd Class in the US Navy. In action with a relief expedition of the Allied forces in China, between the dates of June 13 and 20 to 22, 1900, he distinguished himself in the face of enemy many times. For meritorious conduct, he was awarded the Medal of Honor in July 1901. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
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  Marie Larsen Torgerson (1886 - 1935)*
  Harry Lawrence Torgerson (1913 - 1958)*
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Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 6 Lot 8680 map grig W/22
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jul 23, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 23233
Martin Torinus Torgerson
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Martin Torinus Torgerson
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- Tracey Reid
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Your distinguished service to our country is remembered by the Sons of Spanish American War Veterans.
- Spanish American War
 Added: Apr. 24, 2015
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